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It’ll interest you to know there’s new legislation in NYC… According to new reports, bars in the city can no longer refuse alcohol to pregnant women. This past Friday, the New York City Human Rights Commission released new guidelines to “eliminate discrimination against pregnant women in the workplace and out in public.”  PEOPLE reports: “Unlawful […]

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to return as a partner at the big corporate law firm he exited more than five years…

You’ve hit the streets. You’ve carried picket signs. You’ve joined choruses “No Justice, No Peace,” “I Can’t Breathe,” and even “Fight the Power.” You were angered…

If you haven’t seen it, there’s a video circulating of Mike Brown’s stepfather, Louis Head standing outside the Ferguson, Mo., police headquarters shouting “Burn this…

Do you live in one of the states without racial profiling laws? A new report from the NAACP finds out that 20 states don’t have laws…

Way to go, California! The state buildings are finally kicking the Civil War-era relic to the curb. Beginning in 2015, Confederate flag will no longer…

Friday on “NewsOne Now,” legal and marriage expert Michelle Thomas joined guest host Angela Rye to to discuss the stickier points of marriage: divorce, prenups and…

Via Foxbaltimore.com In Annapolis on Thursday, Governor Martin O’Malley signed a bill to reduce the on-going trend of cyber-bullying.  The new law has gained a lot of attention from news sources and celebrities.  Baltimore Raven, Ray Rice, made a brief stop to support the newly signed bill that will takes direction toward cyber bullies. Read […]

Via Foxbaltimore.com People are more likely to bee killed by bare hands than an assault rifle. But, Lawmakers are pulling together to initiate a ban on assault weapons. Assault with rifles are just a fraction of the killings in the United States. Read More.  2nd Bank Robber Who Escaped From Chicago High-Rise Prison Captured Slaves […]